The film will be CG-animated and will be set in the high-tech city of San Fransokyo, which Disney has released an image of.
The film will center on a brilliant robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada and his team of first-time crime fighters.
The Big Hero 6 first appeared in 1998 and Marvel released a series of six comics featuring the team in 2008.
Given the resources Disney provides on the animated side, it seemed like only a matter of time before Disney and Marvel collaborated on an animated project. The animated television series “The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes” was already one of Disney XD’s most popular series.
“Big Hero 6” Concept Art: